I think the difference between fathers and mothers is that fathers deliberately embarrass their pre-teen and teenage children, while mothers just… do. (more…)
Just a reminder that instead taking up a lot of space with ads here, I’m trying something new: Since the old CIDU site (http://www.comicsidontunderstand.com) is serving no purpose other than directing people here who still have the old bookmark, I’m moving the ads there. If you’re so inclined, drop by once in a while. Maybe you’ll find something you like. Or interesting stuff you’ll want to click. Or not.
Janice: But also, I’d point out that a properly designed cart, especially one for people with kids, would have a smaller steering radius than a Mack truck. Those little cars do not.
For some reason, almost all the comics that made me laugh out loud this month were published on October 11.
Lola: Hey, and I was at work when it happened!
As many of you know, our Arlo Page (still, for now, at its Cidu Classic address) serves two functions: as a place to park CIDUs not safe for children, work, and the easily offendable, and as a showcase for Arlo Award winners: syndicated comics that somehow slipped past the notice of the syndicates’ censors (and cartoonists have gotten away with some fairly blatant stuff).
These Arlo Award candidates are fairly mild by comparison:
It isn’t “sexy,” but we never used to see guys doing such things in the comics when I was a kid. -Carol
Geriatric Arlo! -Nikki